Introduction to Scenic Art
This two day course will introduce you to the materials, tools and techniques a scenic artist needs.
This practical two day course will introduce you to the materials, tools and techniques a scenic artist employs in painting sets for stage.
You will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills in reproducing authentic looking surfaces for stage.
You will work on the scaling-up, drawing, texturing and painting of a ‘corner of a room’, complete with, distressed plaster, peeling wallpaper, chequered floor, wood panelling and rusty pipes.
You will have the opportunity to try:
drawing up from scale
interpretation of a design
layering of a painting: base, textures, work up washes and detailing.
ageing of surfaces
Dates: 4 May 2019 - 5 May 2019
Time: 10am - 5pm